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Apprentice Heavy Vehicle Technician D M B SERVICES LTD

This is an exciting opportunity to work for D M B Services where you will train as a qualified heavy vehicle Technician. Tasks expected to be carried out: vehicle servicing, suspension repairs, break inspection and repairs and general maintenance of a heavy vehicle. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment.

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,004.80

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    03 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000041084

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role is demanding as the successful applicant will be working on a range of vehicles while learning their trade to a nationally recognised standard.  This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and hardworking person.

The typical tasks you will carry out are:

Vehicle servicing
Heavy Vehicle repairs
Suspension repairs
Brake inspections and repairs
Safety inspection
General maintenance of Heavy Vehicles

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Training is delivered in the workplace and via seven weekly college blocks per year at S&B Automotive Academy, you will be assigned a mentor who will offer support, advice, and guidance by monitoring progress using e-logbook which you will have access to 24/7 365 days a week


As a result, you will receive the following qualification:
Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship Standard
Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths & English (if not already exempt)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This is a great oportunity where you will gain the skills and knowlege you need for your future. You will get an excellent opportunity to progress in a forward-thinking company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

Things to consider

The competition for apprenticeship placements is strong so please ensure your application is tailored to the type of apprenticeship you are applying for, pay attention to presentation, spelling and grammar and include any relevant experience, hobbies/interests or qualifications.

About the employer

DMB Commercials is based Frampton, Bristol and specialises in the repair and maintenance of Heavy Vehicles.

Employer

D M B SERVICES LTD

Address

THE TRANSPORT OFFICE

BACKFIE

WOTTON ROAD

BS37 9XD

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Training

Training provider

S & B AUTOMOTIVE ACADEMY LIMITED

Contact

Luke Morison

lmorison@sandbaa.com

07398 092218

Apprenticeship standard

Heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician

Level 3 (A level)


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